Car parking and access to the event
Park at the finish line in Torquay where complimentary buses will be available to get you to the start at Aireys Inlet. Buses will leave from Torquay between 5.40am and 6.10am to get you to the event safety briefing at 7:15am at Aireys Inlet. The first wave of the Trek will begin at 7:30am.
No buses will be available to participants after 6.10am.
Booking a seat on the bus is easy, just tick the box while registering for Surf Coast Trek. Unsure if you registered for the bus, give us a call on 5229 4364.
Please note that the car park at Aireys Inlet Start Line is DROP OFF ONLY.
Thanks to McHarry’s Buslines!
Bus Departure Site: Intersection of Darian Rd and The Esplanade, Torquay. Opposite the Wyndham Resort.
From Geelong: Follow Surf Coast Hwy towards Torquay, at the first set of lights as you enter Torquay turn left down Darian Rd towards the beach. When you reach the intersection of Darian Rd & The Esplanade you will see McHarry’s Buses ready to shuttle you to the start line.
At Event Start (Aireys Inlet)
Parking at the starting location in Aireys Inlet will be very limited on the day as the car park at the Aireys Inlet Skate Park, 22-26 Inlet Crescent, off the Great Ocean Road Aireys Inlet, will be blocked off and used as a drop off only area. Additional parking can be found around the shops and cafes and along the side streets around the Split Point lighthouse.
At Event Finish (Torquay)
Event parking at the finish will be in the public car park at the Elephant Walk playground on the Esplanade Torquay, if this area becomes full we suggest parking on the side streets off the The Esplanade.